revised March 7, 2013)
...for additions, corrections and other changes contact
State Director Devin Driscoll
(Nov. 2011) Campaign manager on Mary Doran for
Saint Paul Public
Schools, Aug.-Nov. 2011. Account executive at True North
Communications, Jan.-Aug. 2009. A field organizer in Rhode Island
for the Obama campaign, Fall 2008. M.P.P from the Hubert H.
Humphrey School of Public
Affairs at the University of Minnesota, 2011; B.A. in English from
Providence College, May 2008;
served for 18
months as chairman of the College Democrats of Rhode Island
(CDRI) and as deputy state director of RI Students for Barack Obama
starting in May 2007. Oregon native. twitter
Field Organizer Emily Amico
(started as an Organizing Fellow in March 2012, then
took the semester
off) Political science major at Providence College.
Deputy Field Organizers
Nicole Fillion (started as an Organizing Fellow in Jan. 2012) Senior at Providence College.
David Pinsonnault (started as an Organizing Fellow in June 2012) Junior at Providence College.
and 10 Organizing Fellows in Fall 2012
10 neighborhood teams across Rhode Island
>The Rhode Island team recruited volunteers and did direct voter contact particularly focusing on the Southern Tier region of New Hampshire (Nashua and surrounding towns). In addition to phone banking there were trips to New Hampshire--one Saturday a month from March until May, two a month from June through August, and every Saturday/Sunday from September through Election Day.
Rhode Island Democratic Party
Chairman Rep. Edwin Pacheco
(elected April 30, 2010) Executive director of
Education in Action since 2008. Director of institutional
development, 2007-08. Special projects coordinator at Meeting
Street, 2005-07. Elected to the Rhode Island House of
Representatives in 2004. Elected in 2001 to fulfill an unexpired
term for the Burrillville School
Committee. Bachelor's degree in political science from the
University of Rhode Island, 2005; pursuing M.P.A. from Roger Williams
Stephanie DeSilva Mandeville
(announced July 13, 2010) Senior account
executive (primary media
buyer) at True North Communications, a Providence-based public
relations firm. Account executive at Vision Strategies.
Press secretary for RI General Treasurer Paul J. Tavares.
Directed media relations and marketing efforts for SJ Corio Company and
Bernard Photography. Bachelor's degree in communication and
political from Rhode Island College.